Not One Finger, Easily Broken: Activist DeChristopher Convicted

A jury has convicted climate activist Tim DeChristopher - aka Bidder No. 70 - of two felonies for placing bogus bids at a 2008 oil and gas lease auction of thousands of acres of Utah public land, thus disrupting a Bush farewell handout to the oil and gas industry. Brave soul. Jeff Biggers on why he deserves a medal, not a prison sentence, here. Protest here.

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